Charlottesville Right Now

Charlottesville Right Now

Weekdays from 4 – 6pm
We go beyond the headlines, digging deeper into stories that matter to you.
It’s local talk, local issues, local radio at it’s very best!
Join NewsRadio 1070 WINA’s Les Sinclair weekdays for the news and newsmakers of the day.
Join the conversation at 434-977-1070
Charlottesville Right Now is Front Page Radio.


Friday, October 2, 201510/02/2015

Virginia’s Army National Guard on Storm Duty

Capt. George Fontaine, joins Les Sinclair to explain how the Virginia Army National Guard can implement severe weather assistance here in the Charlottesville area.


Friday, October 2, 201510/02/2015

Jesse Matthew 3 Life Terms Explained

Local Attorney and Legal expert Scott Goodman, gives expert analysis on the Jesse Matthew sentencing in the Fairfax, VA rape trial. Matthew gets three life terms and it’s explained by Goodman on Charlottesville Right Now with Les Sinclair.

Storm Clouds 1 (RG)

Thursday, October 1, 201510/01/2015

UPDATE: Hurricane Joaquin Could Effect Our Area

Virginia State Climatologist, Jerry Stenger, updates us on the storm track and the possible effects on our area if hurricane…


Thursday, October 1, 201510/01/2015

How to be a Master Gardener

Sara Elizabeth, Master Gardener Program Assistant, explains why this program is important and how you can join in one of…

Hurricane Joaquin Cone 100115

Thursday, October 1, 201510/01/2015

Dominion Power Plans for Hurricane Joaquin

Frank Mack, Manager-Dominion Transmission Communications at Dominion Energy talks with Les Sinclair about Dominion’s Storm readiness and their latest court…

City Market 040712

Thursday, October 1, 201510/01/2015

Martha’s Market is next weekend 10/9-11

Lorrie Smith, Chair of the Market, joins Les Sinclair to discuss why you should go to Martha’s Market and what…

storm clouds

Wednesday, September 30, 201509/30/2015

Hurricane Joaquin is headed our way

AccuWeather’s Danielle Knittle checks in with details about Hurricane Joaquin. The storm is expected to curve to the north over…


Wednesday, September 30, 201509/30/2015

Inaugural Neighborhood Learning Series

Emily Kilroy explains to Les Sinclair about Albemarle County hosting the inaugural Neighborhood Leadership Learning Series, a program for county…


Wednesday, September 30, 201509/30/2015

Attorney General Herring Urges Passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015

Mark Herring, Virginia Attorney General, talks with Les Sinclair about his urging of the passage of the Comprehensive Addiction &…


Wednesday, September 30, 201509/30/2015

Most Still Don’t Have Chip Enabled Credit Cards

More than 6 in 10 U.S. credit cardholders still don’t have a chip-enabled credit card despite tomorrow’s deadline, according to…

Sponsored By

Latest Stories

in National, Sports

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber to argue for new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court on Tuesday to seek a new trial for their client, who was sentenced to death in June for the 2013 bomb attack that killed three people and injured more than 260.

in Sports

Kentucky remains on top


The Wildcats are off to a 7-0 start and got 59 of the first place votes.

in Sports

Warriors’ perfect start being put to the test


Golden State extended their NBA record start to 19-0 with a narrow win over the Utah Jazz but that inevitable first defeat of the season may come sooner rather than later.

in Sports

Ravens beat Browns with touchdown off blocked field goal


Baltimore Ravens safety Will Hill gave up the tying touchdown in the fourth quarter Monday night, but he atoned for that error in a big way.

in National, World

China, U.S. high-level cyber crime talks to begin Tuesday


Top U.S. and Chinese officials will convene this week in Washington for the first round of cyber security talks following the signing of a bilateral anti-hacking accord in September.